Note: This walk is from the 2020 Waiheke Walking Festival
Man O’ War Magic
10:00 - 14:00 • Thursday 12th November 2020 • 12A

Free Event

  • 8


  • 8 km


  • Loop

  • 4 hrs


Sold Out

Stony Batter carpark
Stony Batter carpark/Man O' War Vineyard
A Festival highlight brought back from 2016 and 2019!

This walk will have you viewing land and sea from spots very few have been, including the local boaties marker – Thumb Point. Bring your togs and an easy picnic for some mid-walk playtime, and finish the walk with a late lunch at Man O’ War Vineyard Tasting Room.

Optional late lunch at Man O’ War for $30pp including a glass of rose.

Optional return charter bus available for $35pp.

You must pre-book these options.

Please note: the charter bus booking includes drop-off at the start of the walk, and departs from Man O’ War after lunch. You can book the bus without the lunch, but the bus does not depart Man O’ War until after lunch.

Note: If travelling from Auckland city, you’ll need to catch the 7.45am ferry.

Walk Features
  • Loop


  • Stairs

  • Food



  • Self


  • Charter


  • Parking


  • Private


  • No


Optional Extras
Man O’ War Magic Late Lunch – Food & Wine Add-On

This late lunch offering of a shared platter (cheeses, roasted veg, bread, crackers and pickles) for $30pp includes a glass of Pinque Rose at the picturesque Man O'War Vineyard Tasting Room at Man O'War Bay.

$30.00 per person
Man O’ War Magic Two-way Charter Bus Add-On

Two-way charter bus from Matiatia to Stony Batter via Oneroa, Surdale, Ostend and Onetangi for walk start. The bus will depart Man O'War at 15:30 via the usual stops back to Matiatia. Please be aware that even if you haven't booked the optional lunch at Man O'War, there will be 1hr15mins of time to enjoy a BYO picnic on the shores of Man O'War Bay or purchase a glass of wine at Man O'War Tasting Room. Please note you must pre-purchase the Man O'War Late Lunch in advance.

$35.00 per person
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